Mark F. Dunkle, Esq. assists Trout Unlimited in pro bono amicus briefing in PA Supreme Court challenging as unconstitutional the pre-emption of local zoning controls over Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling found in the "Act 13" preemption statute; PA Supreme Court agrees with Constitutional argument advanced by amicus filing in its December 19, 2013 opinion striking down unconstitutional sections of the Act 13 law. See Trout Unlimited blog commentary on the opinion, the amicus brief filed by PGS with Trout Unlimited in September 2012 and the PA Supreme Court's landmark environmental ruling of December 19, 2013.
I. Barry Guerke received the 2011 Founders Award for Southern Delaware from Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. ("CLASI") at its 65th Anniversary Celebration event. The award is given in recognition of continued service in raising funds for CLASI and the other two Delaware organizations that deliver civil legal services to Delaware's less fortunate population.
Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz discuss the impact of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in "The Dodd-Frank Reform Bill – Will It Work?" in the Fall 2010 Delaware Banker. See the article.
Mike Teichman, as chair of the Delaware Captive Insurance Association Legislative Committee, was quoted in an article discussing the rise of Delaware as a captive insurance domicile in the June 2010 issue of Captive Review. See the article.
Mark Dunkle was named a Super Lawyer among lawyers in the United States practicing in the field of Land Use/Zoning in the May/June 2010 Corporate Counsel Edition of Super Lawyers.
Personal Injury attorney Barry Guerke certified as a member of the MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR ADVOCATES FORUM.
Read the press release.
David S. Swayze and Christine P. Schiltz discuss the Emergency Economic Stabilitization Act of 2008 and its bank regulatory implications in "The Troubled Asset Relief Program, Observations from a Bank Regulatory Perspective on the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008". See the article.
As reported in The News Journal, Mike Teichman participated in a panel discussion on special purpose financial captive insurers at the Delaware Captive Insurance Association annual conference. See the article. Mike Teichman was also quoted in a recent article in Total Securitization discussing captive insurance securitizations.
Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz examine the history and 2006 revisions to the Delaware bank franchise tax statute in "Keeping the First State First--The Alternative Bank Franchise Tax as an Economic Development Tool". See the article.
Barry Guerke aids $14M civil suit. See the article published in the June 23, 2006 edition of the Delaware State News.
Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz explore the history of the Delaware banking industry in "Digging Into the History Vault--The Evolution of Banking in Delaware." See the article.
Barry Guerke admitted to the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court in April 2005.
PGS attorneys Dave Swayze, Mike Teichman and Mike Parkowski are representing BP America, Inc., in connection with environmental and regulatory issues involving the proposed LNG facility on the Delaware River. See the article.
$3.1M awarded in '99 blast. See the article published in the November 6, 2003 edition of the Delaware State News.
Mike Parkowski and Mike Teichman tackle the Delaware Coastal Zone Act and the intervention of Delaware's environmental activist community in Public Participation in The Coastal Zone Act Permitting Process: Too Much of a Good Thing? published in Delaware Lawyer, Vol. 22, Number 2. See the PDF article.